Bia Saigon Cup 2023 finale to kick off in Hanoi

August 22, 2023 | 17:25
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This final is set to take place on August 24-27, 2023 featuring eight winnings teams from three regional leagues; north, central, and south competing for the national championship.
Bia Saigon Cup 2023 finale to kick off in Hanoi
Venus Teoh Kim Wei, deputy general director in charge of marketing at Sabeco

VietFootball and Saigon Beer - Alcohol - Beverage Corporation (SABECO), the main sponsor, have jointly announced the upcoming Bia Saigon Cup 2023 (Vietnam Premier League, VPL-S3) final.

The grand finale will take place at Hoang Mai District Culture – Sports Centre, promising exciting and fiery competition from the eight qualifying teams.

The matches will be broadcasted live on Vietnam Television Cable Company channels and platforms. This live broadcast aims to introduce the league to a nationwide audience while showcasing and promoting the seven-a-side format.

Having unfolded since June 2023, VPL-S4 has traversed through northern, central, and southern regions uncovering the strongest teams.

In the northern region, where this seven-a-side league has flourished for over a decade, the league has attracted many teams with star players. Meanwhile, FC An Bien clinched an early victory in the southern region after an impressive performance. In the Central Highlands region, Hieu Hoa – Quahaco (Danang) made a resounding debut, securing their progress through the qualifiers.

Bia Saigon Cup 2023 (VPL-S4) league has continued to capture the hearts of many football lovers and spectators, fueled by the fiery passion and sportsmanship of the competing teams across provinces. The notable year 2023 marks the 10-year journey of development of the seven-a-side format in Vietnam, tracing back to the inaugural Hanoi Premier League, which was held in 2013 and then expanded to national-level competition, known as the Vietnam Premium League (VPL).

In 2022, VPL officially changed its name from the National 7-A-Side Football Championship to the Bia Saigon Cup, and following the success of the league, Bia Saigon has committed to extend its sponsorship as title sponsor for another two years.

Bia Saigon Cup 2023 finale to kick off in Hanoi
Representatives of the teams

The league has garnered substantial support and collaboration from the Vietnam Sports Administration and Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and many honourable partners. The format has consistently served as one of the most unique and exhilarating platforms for Vietnamese football aficionados, allowing them to showcase their passion, talent, and skills.

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This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Bia Saigon Seven-A-Side National Championship, or the Bia Saigon Cup, launched through a partnership between VietFootball JSC and Bia Saigon, SABECO's leading beer brand.

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By Nguyen Huong

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